Last Updated: July 14, 2017
IVES Group Inc., doing business as Audit Analytics ("Audit Analytics") takes the
privacy of its subscribers and other website visitors very seriously and is
committed to protect any personal information provided by users. Audit Analytics
does not have ads on its website and does not attempt to retrieve any information
concerning a visitor's ongoing surfing habits for the purpose of placing targeted
The purpose of this policy is to explain what a cookies is, and is not, and to
provide instruction on how to disable this feature in your browser (e.g., Internet
Explorer, Firefox, Chrome) if you wish to do so.
A cookie is the name given to a small amount of text that is sent to your browser
(e.g., Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome) by websites you visit to allow certain
functions to operate (e.g., auto-filled logins, preference settings , etc.). Cookies
are not a virus or malware. They do not search for information on your computer. The
cookie keeps information in your browser to auto-fill boxes or facilitate the use of
personalized functions the next time you visit.
Since Audit Analytics can read the text, you are not required to re-enter information
when you return to our site. A cookie does not contain personal information about
you. Cookies do contain the URL (website address) of the websites you visited and
thus can be used by other companies to facilitate ad tracking. Therefore, although
not knowing who you are, figure out your surfing visits and adjust website ads to
suit a perceived preference.
visit our website. Audit Analytics can read the cookie text and the information is
used for two reasons. Our functional cookies provide you with a customized
experience by remembering your email and password, thereby simplifying the initial
"Sign In" step for gaining access to the database. In addition, Audit Analytics uses
analytic cookies to learn which database capabilities and functions are most
utilized and which aspects of database provide our user's the most value. In
addition, since Audit Analytics is a subscriber service with different data sets and
access modules, we use your cookie to verify that you are allowed to travel from
page to page to certain restricted access areas.
Third Party Cookies
Audit Analytics also hosts cookies placed by domains that Audit Analytics does not
own or control. These cookies provide us with site traffic information without
giving any personal information of the user. For example, Audit Analytics uses
Google Analytics to obtain information and create statistical reports on visitor
website traffic, including our blog, to get insights on the database usage and the
following URL: www.google.com/policies/privacy/
Links to Other Sites.
For convenience, Audit Analytics provides links to other websites, such as the
Securities Exchange Commission's website, sec.gov. If you wish to know how those
sites use and manage their cookies, please reference each particular site.
Social Buttons - In order to implement the Social Media Buttons,
including Twitter and LinkedIn, and connect them to the relevant social networks and
external sites, there are scripts running on our site from domains outside our
control. You should be aware that these sites are likely to be collecting
information about what you are doing all around the internet, including on our site.
If you click on any of these buttons, these sites will be registering that action
and may use that information. Please check the respective policies of each of these
sites to see how exactly they use your information and to find out how to opt out,
or delete, such information.
Data Transferred to Other Countries
Audit Analytics processes information on servers located in the United States. We
collect and analyze information from within and outside the United States and share
information to subcontractors located in countries other than the United States.
Information collected within the European Economic Area and Switzerland may, for
example, be transferred to, and processed in a country outside of the European
Economic Area and Switzerland. You expressly consent to the foregoing.
How to Disable Cookies in Your Browser
As explained above, cookies are sent to your browser. Every browser has a setting
most common browser sites are provided below:
If you choose to disable you browser for a portion of your time on the internet,
please be aware that you will likely need to reestablish your browser's cookie
capability because in order to use the Audit Analytics database. As explained in the
verify your ability to access certain web pages and data modules that may be
unavailable to other users. If the database does not know who you are, it will
restrict access to pages that your subscription allows.
are made to this policy we will place a prominent notice on the website.
Contact Audit Analytics about Privacy
If you have questions concerning your privacy or the information Audit Analytics
retains about you, please contact Audit Analytics at the address below:
Web Team: Privacy
9 Main Street, Suite 2F
In the alternative, you may email our Data Protection Officer at the address below: